Thursday, January 20, 2011

Dorothy Howett, 89, of Wheaton, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011, at her residence in Wheaton.

She was born on July 2, 1922, in Plainview, Neb., the daughter of Henry Maze and Hazel Maze Foster. She was united in marriage to David Howett on Nov. 20, 1955, in Las Vegas, Nev. She worked for Douglas Aircraft as an accounts payable clerk in Long Beach, Calif., before moving to Wheaton in 1972, where she and her husband farmed. She was of the Lutheran faith.

Surviving her is one sister, Betty Eustise, of Malvern, Iowa, Iowa.

In addition to her husband and her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Curtis Bloxham.

Graveside services were held Saturday at Rocky Comfort Cemetery. Pastor Melvin Anders will be officiating.

Arrangements were under direction of White Funeral Home, Cassville.